Floating (1997)

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Living in a small summer resort, Van is a former high school swimming champion who drifts into a life of petty crime as relief from boredom and the strain of looking after his crippled, alcoholic father. When a new family moves into the neighbourhood, Van is befriended by their college-age son and begins to make an effort to straighten out his life.

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